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Mary & Gretel

Friday, May 16th, 2014

A stop-motion animation made in 1917. A fairy brings two dolls to life..

Giant bubble explosions

Saturday, February 1st, 2014

Giant bubbles bursting in slow-motion.

A Minecraft Christmas Carol

Tuesday, November 12th, 2013

The Juniors will be performing their version of ‘A Christmas Carol’ next month. Familiarise yourself with the plot by watching this Minecraft version!

Pudding Lane before the Great Fire

Friday, November 1st, 2013

Six students from De Montford University have won first prize in an ‘Off the Map’ competition with their 3D animation of London streets before the Great Fire broke out.


Thursday, October 17th, 2013

A game with a ‘physics’ style of play and a design that seems to be based on medieval maps. Available for Windows. Mac. Ios and Android.


Saturday, September 28th, 2013

A 1969 film by Charles and Ray Eames showing all sorts of different spinning tops.

London to Brighton – 1953, 1983 & 2013

Wednesday, September 4th, 2013

Sixty years ago, the BBC filmed a London to Brighton train journey and speeded the film up to show the whole journey in 4 minutes. They did it again in 1983 and this year. Here are the 3 films side-by-side.

Brighton Mini Maker Faire

Sunday, August 18th, 2013

The Brighton Mini Maker Faire is on again this year at the Corn Exchange on September 7th. Here is a video of last year’s event.

How simple ideas lead to scientific discoveries

Thursday, August 15th, 2013

Adam Sadler of  ’Mythbusters’ in  a TED-Ed video.

Geogssr – let’s explore the world

Sunday, June 2nd, 2013

View 5 streetviews from around the world. Score points for how close you are at guessing their locations. link